Everything Under One Woof!

The Barking Lot is your one-stop shop for doggie daycare, grooming, training, and overnight boarding services in the Chicago area. We provide a full suite of dog-related services in a safe, healthy, and loving environment – all breeds welcome!

Whether you’re looking for top-notch obedience classes, enriching daycare programs, or an extended vacation in our comfortable boarding kennels, we’ve got you covered. Our dedicated staff of pet professionals are here to ensure that your needs are met – as well as those of your beloved canine companion.

Need supplies for home, or perhaps just a fun new toy to make your pup’s time with us extra special? Swing by our on-site shop to grab a bag of the highest quality dog food, nutritional supplements, tasty treats, and stimulating toys. We take a holistic approach to pet care, and carry only all-natural products – free of fillers and chemical additives.

Visit the Barking Lot today, at 495 Lake Cook Road in Deerfield. We can’t wait to meet you and your furry friend!

Our Facility

We offer a variety of services in our premier Deerfield location, and we’ve got the perfect space for them.

Our facility is indoors and climate-controlled, with plenty of heating and air conditioning to keep your pet comfortable no matter what the weather is like outside. Spacious and secure outdoor runs allow for plenty of exercise and socialization opportunities. We strive to offer all the comforts of home in one convenient location – and we’re sure that both you and your pup will be happy with the results.

PSA to Our Deerfield Furry Friends:

The Barking Lot is happy to announce that the Deerfield location is now FULLY open for business!

Visit our Deerfield facility with your furry pal today!

The Barking Lot offers a full suite of dog services in a safe,
secure and comfortable surrounding for all breeds.

The Barking Lot Provides...

Indoor climate controlled air conditioning and heating for your dog. Our spacious outdoor runs are designed for exercise, socialization, comfort and safety for your dog.

We offer a variety of services at our Deerfield location – and with plenty of space for your happy pal to stretch his legs, you'll both be satisfied at the at end of the day.

Deerfield Location

495 Lake Cook R Deerfield IL 60015

Everything Under One WOOF!

Some of our happy customers

Indoor climate controlled air conditioning and heating for your dog. Our spacious outdoor runs are designed for exercise, socialization, comfort and safety for your dog.

Fianoa enjoying the comfort of her pen.
Marley the pitbull smiling from ear to ear.
Quincy a german shepard, waiting to be let in after a playing outside.
Rubicon the lab, lounging in a bright yellow bin outside on a sunny day.

The Barking Lot Proudly Serves

We’re happy to be your Deerfield dog kennel and dog boarding facility of choice. We’re also the dog boarding facility of choice for customers across the Chicago area including:

  • Arlington Heights
  • Bannockburn
  • Buffalo Grove
  • Deerfield
  • Vernon Hills
  • West Ridge
  • Wheeling
  • Winnetka